Synonyms of button


1. button, fastener, fastening, holdfast, fixing

usage: a round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes

2. push button, push, button, switch, electric switch, electrical switch

usage: an electrical switch operated by pressing; "the elevator was operated by push buttons"; "the push beside the bed operated a buzzer at the desk"

3. button, plant part, plant structure

usage: any of various plant parts that resemble buttons

4. button, badge

usage: a round flat badge displaying information and suitable for pinning onto a garment; "they passed out campaign buttons for their candidate"

5. clitoris, clit, button, erectile organ

usage: a female sexual organ homologous to the penis

6. release, button, device

usage: a device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism

7. button, artifact, artefact

usage: any artifact that resembles a button


1. button, add

usage: provide with buttons; "button a shirt"

2. button, fasten, fix, secure

usage: fasten with buttons; "button the dress"

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Definition and meaning of button (Dictionary)